File 2 - Churches, Public Buildings and Monuments

Kilmalkedar Church, County Kerry Castle Street, Macroom, County Cork Kylemore Abbey, County Galway St. Enda’s College, Rathfarnham, Dublin Nelson’s Pillar, O’Connell Street, Dublin Carlow Sugar Beet Factory The Chaine Memorial Tower, County Antrim Mount Melleray Abbey, County Waterford Bedford Tower, Dublin Castle Monk’s Fishing House, River Cong, Mayo
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IE CA CP/1/1/1/2


Churches, Public Buildings and Monuments


  • c.1930-1964 (Creation)

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Black and white print; postcard print; 21.5 cm x 16.5 cm; 16 cm x 11.5 cm; 15.5 cm x 13.5 cm; 14 cm x 11.5 cm; 127 items

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Photographic prints submitted for publication in 'The Capuchin Annual'. The file includes prints of many churches, public monuments and buildings, and sites of historical interest. Most of the prints are annotated on the reverse. Some of the annotations provide details of the photographer or studio responsible for the print. The file includes the following images:
• Interior of the Cathedral of St. Patrick and St. Colman, Newry, County Down.
• Exterior of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul, Athlone, County Westmeath. One of the prints appears to show construction work on the Cathedral in c.1937.
• Exterior of St. Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny.
• Exterior of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh.
• Ardgillan Castle, Balbriggan, County Dublin.
• Bedford Tower and Courtyard, Dublin Castle.
• The main doorway to St. Peter’s Church, Drogheda, County Louth.
• Statue of St. Patrick, Hill of Tara, County Meath.
• Bridge over the River Shannon at Athlone, County Westmeath.
• Statue of Sir John Gray, O’Connell Street, Dublin.
• St Brigid’s Cathedral and Round Tower, Kildare Town.
• The interior of Corcomroe Abbey, Burren, County Clare.
• The School of Commerce, Cork.
• The New Church at St. Patrick’s Purgatory, Lough Derg, County Donegal.
• St. Mary’s Dominican Church, Pope’s Quay, Cork.
• Exterior of Honan’s Chapel, University College Cork.
• Decorated pillars in Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin.
• Old Church Graveyard in Cobh where 'Lusitania' victims are buried.
• St. Patrick’s Hospital, Carrick-on-Shannon, County Leitrim (formerly a Marist Sisters’ Convent).
• St. Kevin’s Monastic Settlement, Glendalough, County Wicklow.
• Exterior of St. Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, Dublin.
• Kilkenny Castle.
• Birr Castle, County Offaly.
• Parnell Monument, O’Connell Street, Dublin.
• The Cloister (detail), Jerpoint Abbey, County Kilkenny.
• Ballintubber Abbey, County Mayo.
• Teampall Bheanain (Church of Saint Benan), Aran Islands.
• Bianconi’s Mortuary Chapel, Boherlahan, Cashel, County Tipperary.
• St Patrick’s Memorial Church of the Four Masters, Donegal Town.
• Presbytery, Castlegregory, Shanbally, County Kerry.
• The Mercy Hospital and old Mayoralty House, Cork City.
• The sculpted figure of Michael Dwyer on the National Monument, South Parade, Cork City.
• Mount St. Joseph Cistercian Abbey, Roscrea, County Tipperary.
• The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo.
• The interior and exterior of the Church of Christ the King, Turner’s Cross, Cork.
• St Mary’s Cathedral, Killarney, County Kerry.
• St. Muredach’s Cathedral, Ballina, County Mayo.
• Interior of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh.
• St. Mel’s Cathedral, Longford.
• Interior of Rothe House, Kilkenny City.
• St. Nessan’s Christian Brothers School, Cork City.
• Cork Circuit Court House, Washington Street, Cork City.
• The ruins of Ross Errilly Friary, Headford, County Galway.
• St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh, County Cork.
• The Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Tuam, County Mayo.
• St. Patrick’s Church, Dundalk, County Louth.
• The Cathedral of St. Mary and St. Anne, Cork City.
• The Rotunda Hospital, Dublin.
• Ruined monastic cell on the shores of Lake Cong, County Mayo.
• Kilmalkedar Romanesque Church, Dingle, County Kerry.
• Castle Street and the Castle building, Macroom, County Cork.
• The Convent of Mercy, Ardee, County Louth.
• Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, County Galway.
• Interior of Holy Cross Abbey, County Tipperary.
• The Shrine of Blessed Oliver Plunkett, St. Peter’s Church, Drogheda, County Louth.
• The ruins of Ardpatrick Church, County Louth.
• Interior of City Hall, Cork.
• Newbridge College, County Kildare.
• Clockgate Tower, Youghal, County Cork.
• Belfast City Hall.
• Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, County Galway.
• St. Jarlath’s College and Cathedral, Tuam, County Galway.
• Stone fort on Inishmaan (Aran Islands) off the coast of County Galway.
• St. Enda’s College, Rathfarnham, Dublin. (Postcard prints of the study hall and playing field).
• Turlough Round Tower, County Mayo.
• Nelson’s Pillar as seen from Henry Street, Dublin.
• Mount Errigal Church, County Donegal. (Colour print)
• Ramelton, County Donegal. (Colour print).
• Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin.
• Interior of Holy Trinity Church, Cork.
• Bective Cistercian Abbey, County Meath.
• The Steps, New Ross, County Wexford.
• Bridge at Carrick-on-Shannon, County Leitrim.
• Timoleague Abbey, County Cork.
• Derrynane House (the home of Daniel O’Connell), County Kerry.
• Carlow Sugar Beet Factory (April 1931).
• View of Holy Trinity Church and Parliament Bridge, Cork.
• St. Patrick’s Hospital, Belmont Park, Waterford.
• St. Mary and St. John’s Catholic Church, Ballincollig, County Cork.
• The Chaine Memorial Tower, Larne Lough, County Antrim.
• Mount Melleray Cistercian Abbey, County Waterford.
• Interior corridor of the Capuchin Friary, Church Street, Dublin.
• St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral, Armagh.
• St. Aidan’s Cathedral, Enniscorthy, County Wexford.
• Cathedral of Christ the King, Mullingar, County Westmeath

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